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Manuscript Library

Welcome to the Booth Library manuscript index. 

The manuscript index contains links to finding aids for the collections of the Booth Library.  Each finding aid has a description of that collection along with a listing of the items within that collection.  The Booth Library staff and volunteers are updating the index daily in order to make your research experience more productive.

The Manuscript Index is arranged alphabetically by collection name.  To access a finding aid, please click on its name.

To search the Manuscript Index for a specific research topic, please enter the term into the Search Library Box below. 

Please keep in mind that many collections have not been inventoried while others are currently in progress.  If you have any questions regarding the Finding Aids or the Index, please contact the archivist at

Collection TitleLX Ledgers and JournalsCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByLaura Nichols
Date Completed:May 2007

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Erie Express Messenger RegisterJournal1101
Erie Express Agents and Messengers Record of Goods Over, Short, and Damaged. 1887.Ledger1101
Erie Express Messenger Register.Journal1101
William Olin Ledger. Mar. 29, 1871-June 1,1904.Ledger1102
Expense Ledger. 1841.Ledger1103
Francis Hall Book Store Inventory.Ledger1104
RR Hammond Day Book. 1853-66Journal1201
Unidentified Ledger. 1889.Ledger1202
George Olmsted. Account book. 1828-29.Ledger1203
J.H. Rodbourne &Co. Time Book. Erin, NY. 1883-1890.Ledger1204
William Beach letters from NY to Elmira. 1850-1852.Documents1302
Anchorage (History of)Documents1303
Justice's Civil DocketDocuments1401
Justice's Court Case Forms.Documents1402
Justice's Criminal DocketLedger1403
Edward H. Brown V.S. Johanna Griffin & Doane & Jones Lumber Co. 1899Ledger1404
Justice's Criminal Docket. Jan. 1, 1900. Town of Big Flats, NY. Justice George W. Edminster.Ledger1405
Law Register of George W. Edminster. Elmira, NY. 1895Ledger1406
Town of Southport(?). Marriages performed by James Griswold Esq. Bound with Military Record- 1828.Ledger1407
Supreme Court Case Records(?)Documents1408
Record of officers, soldiers, and seamen for the Civil War for Elmira, N.Y.Journal1501
Elmira- For the Bureau of Military Record. 1865.Ledger1502
Record of letters between military personnel between 1878-1882. Elmira, N.Y. 1865.Ledger1503
Town of Elmira for the Bureau of Military Record. 1865.Ledger1504
Enrollment of Persons Liable to Military DutyLedger1601
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